# Expression of a variable from the formula + work - math problems

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• Working alone
Tom and Chandri are doing household chores. Chandri can do the work twice as fast as Tom. If they work together, they can finish the work in 5 hours. How long does it take Tom working alone to do the same work?
• Painters
Five painters painting the fence for eight days. How many days over will take work if paint the fence only four decorators?
• Painting rooms
If Dano paint three hours daily given work he complete in 7.5 days. How many hours a day would have to work to finish the job 1.5 days earlier?
• Two friends
Peter can do all his work himself in 6 hours. Martin can do the same work himself in 8 hours. Peter worked first and then replaced by Martin. Whole work was done in 6.5 hours. Calculate how long Peter worked before replaced by Martin.
• Wood harvesting
The harvested wood is bundled from the forest to a sawmill. The driver makes the journey four times a day, and the work takes him 8 days. How many times would he have to go daily to get the job done 2 days earlier?
• Evening shift
While working the evening shift, Officer K took 8 hours to complete a task at his work station and Officer M took 10 hours to complete the same task at his work station. How many hours would it take Officer K and Officer M to complete the same task workin
• Three painters
The three painters have painted bridge. The first would work done in 5 days, the second in 6 days, and the third in 7.5 days. How long will the bridge work if they work together?
• Workers 9
If two workers fix two windows in an hour how many windows can 18 workers fix in the same two windows?
• Harvesters
The first harvester reaps the grain from land for 24 hours, the second harvester for 16 hours. For how many hours will take harvest by two harvesters, but the second harvester started working four hours later than the first?
• Soldier
An experienced soldier digs a good trench in 30 hours. Two soldiers dug the same trench each 40 hours. How many hours will the ditch dig all three together?
• Cleaners
Milan would clean up the room for 2.5 hours, Eric would take 10 hours. How long they swept the room together?
• Sick
Six seamstresses should make 60 shirts in five business days. After three days two seamstresses were sick. How many days have the remaining seamstresses to finish contract?
• Workers
Two workers will construct the stage at the festival in 54 hours. Organizers need to shorten the assembly time by 42 hours. How many workers must the assembly company send?
• Garden
Father dig up the garden in 9 hours. Son in 13 hours. How many hours take dig up the garden together?
• Fire tank
Whole fire tank was discharged once in 5 days by first out by second in \$n days. Once firefighters pumped out 6/13 of water out from the tank and then let the water flow out both drain. How long take empty the tank?
• Potatoes
Daniela and Michael would jointly dug potatoes for 7.5 hours. But if Daniela was working alone she would take 2.5 hours more as if he were working with Michael. Determine how much for the work done by Michael himself and how much Daniela herself.
• Twelve
Twelve students work on a week forestry brigade. One hundred spruces will receive x CZK, one hundred pine y CZK. How many receive each one students did in one day if they planted a total of 25,000 spruces per week and 30,000 pine trees? Express by express
• Three children
3 children eat 8 chocolates in 6 days. How many chocolates 6 children eat in 18 days?
• Together 3
If Sally can paint a house in 4 hours, and John can paint the same house in 6 hours, how long will it take for both of them to paint the house together?
• Contract
8 employees complete the contract for 65 hours. After 17 hours, 3 employees had to leave for another job. How many more hours will the job on contract be fulfilled?

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